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Renault sees new model push as softening sales decline
16 July 2019
PARIS: Renault posted a 6.7% decline in first-half vehicle sales amid a global auto slowdown, but said a forthcoming product offensive would begin to help soften the blow in key ma...
Speaking of full model change and facelifts: Vios, Myvi, Per...
15 July 2019
PETALING JAYA: Different car makers have different yardsticks to define a generational change or a facelift change. This can be confusing to the public, and even motoring writer...
Govt to implement RFID toll collection at all toll plazas na...
15 July 2019
GEORGE TOWN: The Federal Government will implement the Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) for toll collection at all toll plazas nationwide soon. When asked whether it would ...
Car industry re-inventing the wheel to keep up with robocars
15 July 2019
TOKYO: The car industry is re-inventing the wheel to prepare for autonomous vehicles. Japan’s Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd., whose roots stretch back to when Henry Ford was bu...
405 Beetle car fans turned up for VW gathering
15 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) recently welcomed 405 Beetle cars from across the country at the Beetle - An Iconic Gathering held at Putrajaya. The cele...
Swedish old-school e-motorcycle Regent offers stylish silent...
15 July 2019
GOTHENBURG: The Regent looks like an authentic cafe racer-style motorbike, except that this handsome machine has an electric motor instead of a noisy petrol engine. The vintage ...
New model coming on MINI's 60th anniversary
15 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: MINI Malaysia today announced that a new model would be unveiled to mark the 60th anniversary of MINI on July 19. The model is the first of two new models that wou...
Multi-storey car parks are evolving into mobility hubs
15 July 2019
STUTTGART: Urban multi-storey car parks are the same all over the world: When you need a space in the daytime they are usually full, and at night they are just as often deserted. ...
Film producer's Ford Mustang dented in accident
15 July 2019
PETALING JAYA: A RM400,000 Ford Mustang driven by drama producer Datuk A. Aida was dented after being involved in an accident near Ajil, Hulu Terengganu, on Saturday. She was on...
Ducati pays tribute to 916 with limited-edition Panigale V4
15 July 2019
SAN JOSE: To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Ducati 916, the Italian motorcycle maker is producing a limited edition of the Panigale V4. Only 500 Ducati Panigale V4 25o Anniv...
New Porsche 911 arrives, starting price at RM1.15mil
12 July 2019
SEPANG: Sime Darby Auto Performance, the official importer of Porsche sports cars, has launched the 911 (992) Carrera S (rear-wheel drive - C2S) and Carrera 4S (all-wheel-driven - ...
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia appoints Michael Jopp as new marketin...
12 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has appointed Michael Jopp as the new Head of Sales & Marketing, Mercedes-Benz Cars, Malaysia & SEA II starting this month. Jopp’s a...
Unlicensed e-hailing drivers get three-month reprieve
12 July 2019
PUTRAJAYA: The Cabinet has agreed to allow unlicensed e-hailing drivers to operate for another three months from today. This would allow more time for drivers to apply for passe...
Aprilia RSV4 1100 Factory superbike on sale at RM159K
12 July 2019
PETALING JAYA: DIDI Resources, the sole distributor and importer of Aprilia motorcycles in Malaysia, has introduced the RSV4 1100 Factory superbike priced at RM159,000. Featurin...
Bentley has unveiled its vision for the deluxe GT
12 July 2019
LONDON: For its 100th anniversary Bentley has unveiled a spectacular concept car representing its vision of an all-electric, self-driving Gran Turismo, coming to dealerships in 203...
Grab a Volkswagen Beetle while you can
12 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: As the world bids farewell to the Volkswagen Beetle this year, Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has unveiled an homage to the Bug with the Collector’s Editio...
A Ford-VW alliance with Argo could reshape self-driving sect...
12 July 2019
DETROIT: An expanded alliance between Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG that includes a partnership in Ford self-driving unit Argo AI could redraw the balance of power in autonomous ...
China considers limited support for petrol-electric hybrids ...
12 July 2019
BEIJING: China is considering re-classifying petrol-electric hybrid vehicles so they get more favorable treatment than all-petrol or diesel counterparts under clean car rules, maki...
Choking India gets first fully-fledged electric car
12 July 2019
NEW DELHI: Motorists in India, home to some of the world's most polluted cities, can now buy a fully-fledged electric car after Hyundai unveiled a model that can travel 452km on on...
BMW 740Le xDrive (G12) makes a splash at RM595K
11 July 2019
KUALA LUMPUR: BMW's refreshed 740Le xDrive plug-in hybrid (PHEV) has finally arrived. At RM594,800 on-the-road without insurance, the long-wheelbase Bavarian flagship which will...